An American political writer Robert Costa is known for working for The Washington Post and National Review magazine. He has also equally contributed to CNBC, frequently appearing on The Kudlow Report, and for MSNBC, and is a guest on the John Batchelor Show.
Early Life and Education of Robert Costa
Renowned journalist and political commentator Robert Costa was born on October 14, 1985, in Richmond, Virginia who belongs to the white ethnicity and holds American nationality. He serves as a full-time national political reporter for The Washington Post.
Costa earned a bachelor's degree in American studies from the University of Notre Dame in 2008 and a master's degree in politics from the University of Cambridge in 2009. Recently, he was promoted to the position of Washington Editor for National Review after working there since 2010.
Costa attends Pennsbury High School where he gained notice for bringing John Mayer, Eve 6 and Maroon 5 to perform at the school. He completed his high school graduation in June 2004.
In 2008, he joined the University of Notre Dame where he earned his bachelor's degree, and a year later he completed his master's degree in politics from the University of Cambridge.
Robert Costa's Career
Robert started his journalism career as a fellow member of Robert L. Bartley at The Wall Street Journal. In 2010 he was hired by a conservative magazine National Review as a reporter, and after two years of reporting, he was promoted to the Washington editor for the same magazine. In 2013, during the United States federal government shutdown, Costa was titled by "most important reporter in the country."
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In November 2013, he left National Review and joined The Washington Post, but from January 2014, he officially started doing work for the paper. On December 10, 2015, Costa was named a political analyst for both NBC and MSNBC.
Costa is often referred as "Trump Whisperer" because he interviewed Donald Trump on multiple occasions.
Robert Costa's Net worth
Believing some online sources, Robert Costa has an estimated net worth of million dollars. However, the real figure is still under review. His annual salary is more than $85k.
Costa previously worked at the National Review where he earned $40k salary per month.
Robert Costa's Personal Life
Robert Costa is one of those journalists who prefer to keep their private life low-key, and that might be the reason he keeps his personal affair under the radar, however, according to an insider, he is a married man and has children, but there isn't any confirmation from his side.
In the past also, he never linked up with any girls, nor his dating rumors took place.
Robert Costa has hundred thousands of follower on Twitter and thousands of fans with him but he has never disclosed information about his wife and children. Not a single he did post announcing who his wife is and when did he marry. It is even unknown whether he is married or not. He loves his profession and always posts about the latest news from all over the world. We can follow him @costareports.
Washington Post political reporter Robert Costa has been named the new moderator of Washington Week since April 2017,